Region News

Deputy shoots, kills man outside Kansas City area home

Authorities say a deputy shot and killed a man outside a Kansas City area home while trying to arrest him

Region News

Civil War cannonball found in Kansas City area tree

A worker has found a Civil War cannonball lodged in a Kansas City area tree that he was hired to take down

Region News

Injured bald eagle gets care after eluding capture for days

An injured bald eagle that eluded capture for days is getting veterinary care after being cornered in a northwestern Indiana neighborhood

Region News

SIU Carbondale to launch search for new chancellor

Southern Illinois University at Carbondale is launching a search for a new chancellor

Region News

Hyperloop in Missouri could be reality in just 7 years

Hyperloop is a cutting-edge technology that transports passengers in a vehicle floating above a track via magnetic levitation.

Region News

Kansas City students get little from state college aid

Educators want the state to reexamine the criteria for the 30-year-old A+ scholarship program so students who may not qualify _ often through no fault of their own _ would have a better chance at getting the money.

Region News

State grant funds $900K solar project at SIU

The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has awarded Southern Illinois University at Carbondale a $900,000 grant to develop a solar energy and storage project

Region News

17 total lawsuits filed against BioJoint Center at Missouri

Four more people who received knee-replacement surgery at the Mizzou BioJoint Center say in lawsuits filed this week that their surgeries failed

Region News

Missouri confirms 2 vaping illnesses, studying 7 other cases

Missouri health officials have confirmed two cases of lung illnesses related to vaping, and seven other possible cases are being investigated

Region News

University of Illinois system says enrollment at record high

The University of Illinois system is reporting enrollment at its three campuses has reached a record high of nearly 89,000 students